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Table Topics Speech Contest
Humorous Speech Contest
International Speech Contest
What is a Table Topic Contest?
An impromptu speech, all contestants are assigned the same topic, told to them when they are introduced by the contest chair.
What is a Humorous Speech Contest?
Contestants present a humorous speech that must be thematic in nature (opening, body, and close), not a monologue (series of one-liners).
What is an International Speech Contest?
Contestants present a five- to seven- minute speech on any subject they choose. All districts must conduct this contest.
What is an Evaluation Contest?
Contestants observe a five-to seven-minute test speech and then present a two-to three-minute evaluation of the test speech.
Click on the icon to download the Evaluation Contestant Note Sheet (Item 1177)
(REQUIRED: PRIOR TO CONTEST)